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The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise
Data-Driven Marketing

The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise

Keep an eye out for the following affordable, high-quality small-business services and trends this year.
Adam Toren
The 15 Most Profitable Small-Business Industries
Business Optimization

The 15 Most Profitable Small-Business Industries

At the top of the heap is accounting and tax services -- plus other industries with low startup costs, according to report.
Carolyn Sun
6 Keys to Develop a Successful Small Business
Business Optimization

6 Keys to Develop a Successful Small Business

Courage, control and the keys to the courthouse -- just a few things to think about.
Michael Mamas
Why Your Small Business Needs a Mobile App
Business Accelerated

Why Your Small Business Needs a Mobile App

Smartphone apps have become too important a marketing tool for small business owners to do without.
Scott Shane
Why You Need a Disaster Plan
Disaster Recovery

Why You Need a Disaster Plan

Disasters come in many forms, from tornadoes and floods to light-fingered employees.
Stephen Sheinbaum
Why Bigger Is Not Always Better in Business
Small Business - Big Impact

Why Bigger Is Not Always Better in Business

Pursuing the wrong kind of growth is worse than not growing at all.
Carol Roth
The 3 Steps From Interested Customer to Sold
Data-Driven Marketing

The 3 Steps From Interested Customer to Sold

When a potential customer clicks on your site, they've already said "yes'' a little bit.
John Rampton
5 Ways to Turn a TV Appearance Into Evergreen PR for Your Brand
Data-Driven Marketing

5 Ways to Turn a TV Appearance Into Evergreen PR for Your Brand

Handled correctly, getting on TV is a marketing gift that keeps on giving.
Derek Newton
How Small Business Can Beat the Global Megacorporations Today
Ready To Launch

How Small Business Can Beat the Global Megacorporations Today

If we look hard, we find all kinds of supposedly established legacy companies that would be vulnerable to competition from an eager and creative startup.
Susan Solovic
4 Things You Should Know About Business Credit Cards
Small Business Credit

4 Things You Should Know About Business Credit Cards

Choosing a credit card can be tough, but it can be even more difficult for business owners who are unfamiliar with the business-credit landscape.
Kari Luckett
4 New Year's Resolutions for Small-Business Owners
Business Optimization

4 New Year's Resolutions for Small-Business Owners

Whether you want to decrease costs, grow market share or improve cash flow, now is the time to prepare for that clean slate in 2016.
Lisa Stevens
Top 5 End-of-Year Tax Strategies for Small Businesses
Taxes

Top 5 End-of-Year Tax Strategies for Small Businesses

The time to think about tax season isn't at the first of the year -- it's all year long. These five strategies can help.
Garrett and Deborah Gregory
How Startups and Legacy Companies Can Both Cash In on Market Trends
Ready To Launch

How Startups and Legacy Companies Can Both Cash In on Market Trends

What service or product can you provide to companies looking to ride the next big wave to sweep through a consumer market?
Susan Solovic
7 Social Media Power Techniques that Build Your Brand and Business
Social Media

7 Social Media Power Techniques that Build Your Brand and Business

To be successful today, you need the attitude that social media is not something you do. It's a lifestyle.
Matt Sweetwood